OMIA 001728-9940 : Sex determination in Ovis aries
In other species: torafugu , Nile tilapia , northern pike , horse , ass , clearhead icefish , goldfish , ayu , Japanese quail , silver trevally , chicken , Mallard , common quail , turkey , swan goose , Canada goose Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 261550 (trait) , 600956 (gene) Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown Considered a defect: unknown Species-specific description: Zhang et al. (2018) provided indirect evidence that the ZFY gene plays a partial role in sex determination of sheep.
|2018||Zhang, Y.S., Du, Y.C., Sun, L.R., Wang, X.H., Liu, S.B., Xi, J.F., Li, C.C., Ying, R.W., Jiang, S., Wang, X.Z., Shen, H., Jia, B. :|
|A genetic method for sex determination in Ovis spp. by interruption of the zinc finger protein, Y-linked (ZFY) gene on the Y chromosome. Reprod Fertil Dev :, 2018. Pubmed reference: 29505743. DOI: 10.1071/RD17339.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 23 Mar 2018
- Changed by Frank Nicholas on 23 Mar 2018